Units of Measurement

Units of Measurement - Chapter 1 Measurements Units of...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–9. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Chapter 1 Measurements Units of Measurement
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Measurement You are making a measurement when you Check you weight Read your watch Take your temperature Weigh a cantaloupe What kinds of measurements did you make today?
Background image of page 2
Standards of Measurement When we measure, we use a measuring tool to compare some dimension of an object to a standard.
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Some Tools for Measurement
Background image of page 4
Learning Check From the previous slide, state the tool (s) you would use to measure A . temperature ____________________ B . volume ____________________ ____________________ C. time ____________________ D. weight ____________________
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Solution From the previous slide, state the tool (s) you would use to measure A . temperature thermometer B. volume measuring cup, graduated cylinder C. time watch D . weight scale
Background image of page 6
Measurement in Chemistry In chemistry we do experiments measure quantities use numbers to report measurements
Background image of page 7

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
What are some U.S. units that are used to measure each of the following? A.
Background image of page 8
Image of page 9
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course CHEM 100 taught by Professor Sdfsdf during the Winter '08 term at BYU.

Page1 / 16

Units of Measurement - Chapter 1 Measurements Units of...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 9. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online